Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Analyst
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 158 122
Rank change year-on-year +70 -36 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.98% 0.37% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.40% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
North East median daily rate £338 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - -
England median daily rate £445 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +2.30% +8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £11.21 -
England median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -5.80% -28.13% +40.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1160 2500 1886
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.68% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1700 1168
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £244
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 123 118
North East median hourly rate £17.49 £26.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +49.13% +13.44%
10th Percentile £9.50 £10.26 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.73 £31.30 £36.08
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the North East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Analyst in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in the North East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in the North East

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in the North East

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +73 9 £300 -25.00%
Durham -1 1 £400 +23.08%
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Technical Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) Kanban
1 5 (41.67%) Groovy
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
1 5 (41.67%) Scala
1 5 (41.67%) API Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (16.67%) Slack
3 2 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Slack
1 2 (16.67%) Trello
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) API Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Kanban
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Groovy
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Scala
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Dell
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft